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    As Brazil officially swears in Michel Temer as president, following Dilma Rousseff’s impeachment, we look at the diplomatic fallout in neighbouring countries; and just who’s funding the controversial pro-Trump Super-PAC “Rebuilding America Now”?

    Today’s main stories:  Michel Temer has officially been sworn in as the President of Brazil following yesterday's impeachment of Dilma Rousseff, we'll be asking what impact this could have across South America, with the help of journalist and author Guy Burton.

    The Donald Trump supporting Super-PAC “Rebuilding America Now” has become the de facto media voice for the Republican presidential candidate, but just how controversial are the corporations funding it?  We talk to Professor of Corporate Law, Richard Painter.

    You can find previous editions of World in Focus here.

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